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North Korea’s Missiles launch Aimed At U.S. Military Bases In Japan

On Tuesday, state media in Pyongyang reported that North Korea was practicing to strike United States military bases in Japan with its latest barrage of...

UPDATE – Myanmar army chief warns against ‘chaotic democracy’

Says armed conflicts with ethnic rebels could derail democratic transition, days before new civilian government takes office UPDATES TO LINK PHOTOSBy Kyaw Ye LynnYANGON,...

Myanmar army chief warns against ‘chaotic democracy’

Says armed conflicts with ethnic rebels could derail democratic transition, days before new civilian government takes office By Kyaw Ye LynnYANGON, Myanmar -...

Egypt launches joint naval drill with US, UAE

Drill comes just days after major military drill in Saudi Arabia, in which forces from 20 countries, including Egypt and UAE, took part ...

UPDATE – Six soldiers martyred in SE Turkey

Six soldiers martyred and one seriously injured in bomb attack by PKK on armored military vehicle in Diyarbakir provinceANKARA - Six soldiers were...

Turkish airstrikes target PKK in northern Iraq

Turkey's military says top PKK figures were targeted on Wednesday night after Ankara bombingANKARA – Turkey’s military said early Thursday that airstrikes targeted...

Saudi Arabia, allies to launch major military drill

Exercise, dubbed 'Northern Thunder', to be held in northern Saudi ArabiaBy Ahmed al-Masri RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Forces from 20 countries arrived...

Germany to spend billions on new military hardware

Defense minister says German army will be equipped with modern hardware over 15 years ...

China closes regional military newspapers amid reforms

Comes after President Xi Jinping’s announcement that 7 regional military commands would be reorganizedBEIJING – China’s military has put an end to the...

Myanmar military appoints MPs for new parliament

Academic says new military MPs seem stronger than predecessors, suggesting intention to ‘check and balance’ election-winning opposition partyBy Kyaw Ye LynnYANGON, Myanmar –...

Nigerian officers facing sanctions over poll-rigging

Six army officers accused of malpractice in 2014 elections in southwest ...

Myanmar woman gets 6 months for Facebook post on army

25-year-old jailed for post suggesting military chief wear Aung San Suu Kyi's sarong around his head due to both garments’ green toneBy Kyaw Ye...

US F-15 warplanes return from Turkey

-Twelve F-15 fighter jets return to Lakenheath base in UK after temporary deployment in Incirlik BERLIN - Twelve U.S. F-15 fighter jets deployed temporarily in Turkey’s...

Death toll mounts at Nigerian Shia protests

At least seven killed Tuesday as hospital reports more than 60 bodies received since SaturdayBy Rafiu AjakayeLAGOS, Nigeria - At least seven people...

Philippines: Leftist rebels’ holiday ceasefire unilateral

Military says operations against New People's Army – which declared Dec. 23Jan. 3 ceasefire – ongoing until gov’t announces official truceBy Roy Ramos and...